The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 27 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 3 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.39% 3.03% 2.07%
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 15.25% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Median daily rate £425 £425 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +112.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £26.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-11.21% -
VMware Infrastructure
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 59 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.87% 19.87% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Liverpool region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) IVR
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) iptables
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat